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Oral History Series - Meatpackers

An Oral History of Packinghous Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic Equality (Oral History Series)

by Horowitz

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Twayne Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food manufacturing & related industries,
  • Politics & Government,
  • History,
  • Sources,
  • Employment Of Blacks,
  • History Of Labor,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult People & Places,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Packing-houses,
  • Social Science - Politics & Government,
  • Humanities,
  • United States,
  • African American packing-house,
  • African American packing-house workers,
  • Interviews

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7936106M
    ISBN 100805791205
    ISBN 109780805791204
    OCLC/WorldCa34973968

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Meatpackers: An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic Oral History Series - Meatpackers book [Halpern, Rick, Horowitz, Roger] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Meatpackers: An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic EqualityCited by: Meatpackers: an oral history of Black packinghouse workers and their struggle for racial and economic equality User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict In the s, Halpern (Univ.

College, London) and Horowitz (Hagley Museum and Lib.) interviewed members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America (UPWA), covering the years from the. Here is a piece of history not found in conventional textbooks.

If ever there were a book our young needed, it is Meatpackers-it reveals an epoch in which trade unions fought and won whatever rights working people possess today. With these rights constantly imperiled, this book is Price: $ [Excerpt] The Halpern and Horowitz volume, Meatpackers, follows creditably in this oral history tradition, even if it does not approach the power and complexity of Rosengarten's work.

Instead of focusing on one individual, the book presents selections culled from a massive collection of oral interviews conducted by the authors with more than former members of the United Packinghouse Author: Nick Salvatore.

So this book, Oral History, falls right in line with the kind of depth and authenticity I've come to expect from Smith. She follows one twisted family tree (one that crosses its own branches a couple of times, if you get my drift) through hard times, farming, coal mining, disaster, and city-slicker school teachers (a disaster in their own right).Cited by: Get this from a library.

Meatpackers: an oral history of Black packinghouse workers and their struggle for racial and economic equality. [Rick Halpern; Roger Horowitz] -- The hope of securing gainful employment in America's meatpacking industry fired the dreams and imaginations of southern blacks seeking to escape the limits imposed by rural poverty, sharecropping.

[Review of the Book Meatpackers: An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic Equality] Abstract [Excerpt] The Halpern and Horowitz volume, Meatpackers, follows creditably in this oral history tradition, even if it does not approach the power and complexity of Rosengarten's work.

Rick Halpern teaches at the University College of London and is the author of Down on the Killing Floor: Black and White Workers in Chicago’s Packinghouses, (). Roger Horowitz is associate director of the Center for the History of Business, Technology, and Society at the Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington, Delaware, and author of Negro and White, Unite and Fight.

In recent years, the oral-history format has become such a ubiquitous presence in entertainment journalism that it's almost weird to see a day go.

Meatpackers An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic Equality (Book): Halpern, Rick: The hope of securing gainful employment in America's meatpacking industry fired the dreams and imaginations of southern blacks seeking to escape the limits imposed by rural poverty, sharecropping, and Jim Crow segregation.

Book Description. The rapid rise in the study of Oral History has been evident across a wide range of academic and community settings. From surgeons in England investigating the embodied memories of half-remembered techniques in no longer practiced operations, to truth and reconciliation projects in countries recovering from civil conflict, including in South Africa, Oral History is as diverse.

The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. A published credit of Rick Halpern is Meatpackers: An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic Equality.

Oral History Series: Meatpackers: An Oral. "Here is a piece of history not found in conventional textbooks. If ever there were a book our young needed, it is Meatpackers-it reveals an epoch in which trade unions fought and won whatever rights working people possess these rights constantly imperiled, this book is mandatory reading.".

In this thorough guide to oral history theory, methods, and practice, Donald A. Ritchie, a prominent U.S. scholar in the field, synthesizes and builds on the extensive literature in manuals and fieldwork guides, to provide the first oral history handbook to address individual researchers as well as organized project teams (whether novices or veterans in the field), to cover videotaping as well /5(16).

The rapid rise in the study of Oral History has been evident across a wide range of academic and community settings.

From surgeons in England investigating the embodied memories of half-remembered techniques in no longer practiced operations, to truth and reconciliation projects in countries recovering from civil conflict, including in South Africa, Oral History is as diverse and.

“A landmark book. For those interested in history, testimonio, women's studies, Doña María’s Story brings to life a forgotten heroine of the struggle for justice in Latin America and questions how we can listen to her voice.” — Ariel Dorfman “This book is a gem, a gift to the reader, a wonderful read.

We learn about a significant part of Argentina’s sad modern history at the same. The meat packing industry handles the slaughtering, processing, packaging, and distribution of meat from animals such as cattle, pigs, sheep and other livestock. Poultry is generally not included.

This greater part of the entire meat industry is primarily focused on producing meat for human consumption, but it also yields a variety of by-products including hides, feathers, dried blood, and. Description: The Oral History Review, the official publication of the Oral History Association sinceexplores the recording, transcribing, and preserving of conversations with people who have participated in important political, cultural, and economic social developments in modern times.

Articles, book and film reviews, and bibliographies deal with the authentication of human experience. Meatpackers: An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and Their Struggle for Racial and Economic Equality by Rick Halpern: Myths of Male Dominance: Collected Articles on Women Cross-Culturally by Eleanor Burke Leacock: National Question: Selected Writings by.

Monthly Review | Tel: W 29th St RmNew York, NY Meatpackers and Beef Barons book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Not since Upton Sinclair's The Jungle, published more than eig 5/5. Book Description. For nearly 20 years, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover a wide range of social oppressions from a social justice full sections dedicated to racism, religious oppression, classism, ableism, youth and elder oppression, as well as an integrative section dedicated to sexism, heterosexism, and transgender.

Full Description: ""Here is a piece of history not found in conventional textbooks. If ever there were a book our young needed, it is Meatpackers-it reveals an epoch in which trade unions fought and won whatever rights working people possess today. With these rights constantly imperiled, this book is mandatory reading.".

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Max Brooks’ “oral history” of a virus that originated in China and spread across the world, transforming millions of people into zombies, is so much more than the Brad Pitt action adaptation makes it out to be.

The novel is a sweeping look at the sociopolitical response to a pandemic—and a thriller to boot. 13 FDA Follies B22,37, 51, 53 Louis Sullivan, M.D.

This is another in the series of FDA oral history interviews. Today, the interview and meatpackers really hated. Atlantic Region and co-author of Meatpackers: An Oral History of Black Packinghouse Workers and their Struggle for Racial and Economic Equality, issued by Twayne Publishers in The poultry industry is one of his current research interests.

The article in this collection draws on his book. of the great Chicago meatpackers during the Progressive era to notoriety as "the world's greatest trust," in the phrase of one. muckraker. In The Rise of the Midwestern Meat Packing Industry (), Mary Walsh looked at the entire midwestern region in the era before Chicago's meatpackers consolidated their control of.

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Meatpackers: An Oral History of. Slaughterhouse is a book about the other reality behind our demand for cheap meat, and lots of it: horrifically abused animals, permanently disabled workers, and dangerously dirty product. While animals are a point of focus of this book, I wouldnt call Slaughterhouse an animal rights or vegan work/5.

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But more recently. A century, and more, has passed since these dark days of the meatpacking industry. The dark days, however, did not end. In a Bureau of Labor Statistics report, meatpacking was determined to be the most dangerous occupation in America.

It also determined that at least one quarter of meatpackers suffered serious injury or illness in their. The Jungle is a novel by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair (–).

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here's our primetime lineup. p.m. tonight journalist david nine reports on.Since then Dr. Horowitz has continued to use oral interviews as part of this research, taught many oral history training sessions, and offered courses on oral history at the University of Delaware, most recently on the history of Newark’s Chrysler assembly plant.

He has served as President of Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region and as a.